From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
This lady didn't have a lot of money, so we offered to sit on her coffin and keep her safe if she just had us painted there. [Coffin showing the Four Sons of Horus with ostrich-feather fans. Ptolemaic period (ca. 332-30BCE). Photo 2008 by Giovanni Dall'Orto.] Public domain.